We welcome expressions of interest and
applications from teachers keen to join our school. 


A highly successful intermediate school situated in Howick, East Auckland. Inquiry learning, curriculum integration and personalising learning for emerging adolescents, are cornerstones of our school.


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Check out our ERO reports here


What we can offer you:

  • A vibrant, modern environment
  • Outstanding resources
  • Teachers and students who are focused on learning
  • State of the art technology
  • Great professional development and exciting opportunities for you to grow
  • Collegiality that's second to none

We love to have people who:

  • Will be able to work effectively in a collaborative environment
  • Utilise e-learning strategies
  • Show initiative and contribute to the wider school
  • Demonstrate particular strength in at least one curriculum area
  • Have a joy for teaching and a love of learning.

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As positions become available, they will be listed below with the position and requirements. 



Current Application Opportunities 


Classroom Teachers Y7-8

Full Time, Permanent

Suitable for beginning teachers


Primary and intermediate (Years 1-8) / kura tuatahi, certificated teacher


English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts.


Commence 28 January 2024.


We are a well-resourced, innovative and dynamic school located in beautiful East Auckland. We provide an holistic and trans-disciplinary cirriculum for our 11-13 year old students who thrive in a positive, inclusive and diverse learning environment. We have a strong values programme and foster a culture of kindness.


We require highly effective, motivated and collaborative classroom teachers. The proven ability to authentically integrate across learning areas, strong assessment for learning practice and a passion for STEAM learning are required. Positive classroom management, cultural competence and contribution to the corporate life of the school, are essential.


Join our highly regarded school and work alongside a supportive and collegial team that delivers dynamic and innovative programmes. We offer exciting opportunities for professional growth.


Possible leadership opportunities (please state curriculum strengths).


How to apply


Please apply with cover letter, current CV and 3 referees to:


Lyn Baxter

Principal's Secretary

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Expressions of Interest


Please send expressions of interest (by email or through website) to:

Mrs Yolande Franke
Somerville Intermediate School,


Auckland 2014

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Expressions of interest require a current CV.